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Old 10-30-2004, 12:02 AM   #1
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Wireless signal strength meter?


Are there any softwares for *nix similar to Cisco's Link Status Meter for Windows?
 
Old 10-30-2004, 12:49 AM   #2
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I don't know what Cisco Link Status Meter does, but the wireless-tools package - which you probably have installed if you have used a wireless card - provides functionality for displaying signal and noise levels if that's what you're looking for. For example, scanning for networks will return this information (iwlist <device> scan).


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